Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 14 6
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 22.73% 9.43% 24.81%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 23.81% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 26
Bridgend median annual salary £29,250 £33,000 £19,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.36% +71.43% -47.97%
10th Percentile £23,075 £26,450 £17,000
90th Percentile £44,925 £42,150 £43,125
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% -

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bridgend.

All Vendors
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 10 21 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 45.45% 39.62% 60.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 72
Bridgend median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +70.73% -47.44%
10th Percentile £23,200 £27,250 £17,050
90th Percentile £44,750 £42,150 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +2.86%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bridgend.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bridgend over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SYSPRO
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau
1 1 (20.00%) VMware